http://www.rdmag.com/News/2011/09/Life-Sciences-Genomics-Kil... Killing a cancer cell from the inside outResearchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Switzerland's ETH Zurich have found a way to program cells to determine whether they have become cancerous, and if they have, to order their own suicide. -----------------------------Pretty neat approach using the RNA signature of individual cancers to trigger their own demise. Although the research was focused on cancer, the approach is equally promising as a general technology for any disease-state.
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